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USA Hockey Announces Partnership with LiveBarn

Friday, October 15, 2021 - 6:59pm

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., Oct. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --USA Hockey announced today a partnership with LiveBarn, a leader in streaming youth and amateur sports in North America.

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  • COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., Oct. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --USA Hockey announced today a partnership with LiveBarn, a leader in streaming youth and amateur sports in North America.
  • LiveBarn will have designation as an official partner of USA Hockey and help to promote the game of hockey and highlight various USA Hockey initiatives.
  • "We're pleased to add LiveBarn to our USA Hockey partner family," saidPat Kelleher, executive director of USA Hockey.
  • The National Governing Body for the sport in the United States, USA Hockey has important partnerships with the NHL, United States Olympic and Paralympic Committee and International Ice Hockey Federation.

Nike Basketball Camps Lines Up New Basketball Camps for Fall and Winter 2021

Friday, October 15, 2021 - 3:00pm

Nike Basketball Camps continues their moves in helping shape youth in their lineup of basketball camps.

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  • Nike Basketball Camps continues their moves in helping shape youth in their lineup of basketball camps.
  • From game play strategy to nutrition, these diverse camps will help young basketball players stand out amongst competition.
  • For these basketball camps, Nike has partnered with professional trainers and top facilities for a professional experience this fall and winter season.
  • Camp Director Eric Kelly has diverse experience in sports and training, including 12 years as a travel basketball coach.

Celebrate Back to School, Back to Sports - Easy Fall Mom Hacks and Must-Haves

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 7:42pm

Cheryl Leahy, lifestyle mom expert, shares some easy mom hacks on how to clean and get funky smells out of sports gear quickly and effectively, a perfect solution for saving time and frustration.

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  • Cheryl Leahy, lifestyle mom expert, shares some easy mom hacks on how to clean and get funky smells out of sports gear quickly and effectively, a perfect solution for saving time and frustration.
  • The versatile OM Complex formula in FunkAway products are essential fall must-haves to eliminate odors.
  • "This Fall, my kids are back playing soccer and basketball and I love that they are outside interacting and socializing with friends.
  • It's worked to eliminate the odors on my kid's stinky equipment - and saved us from having to throw away smelly gear."

Protective Life Corporation Launches Collaboration with FLY V, Bringing Local Apparel to Protective Stadium and Supporting Birmingham’s Northside Neighborhoods

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 1:26pm

Entrepreneur and former collegiate athlete, Jones created the FLY V brand to inspire empowerment through positive, stylish apparel for cultural trendsetters.

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  • Entrepreneur and former collegiate athlete, Jones created the FLY V brand to inspire empowerment through positive, stylish apparel for cultural trendsetters.
  • As part of the collaboration with Protective, FLY V has designed and produced a commemorative hat to be sold exclusively in Protective Stadium during all 2021 home football games for The University of Alabama at Birmingham Blazers.
  • Through collaborations like the Protective Stadium hat, our city can keep spreading the magic, said Andrew Jones, FLY V Founder.
  • Protective is thrilled to be working with FLY V, supporting both a unique and thriving local business and the communities around Protective Stadium, said Scott Adams, EVP, Corporate Responsibility, Strategy and Innovation at Protective.

Team RBC welcomes 55 elite Canadian athletes to RBC Olympians program ahead of Beijing 2022

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 1:05pm

New RBC Olympians roster includes Tokyo 2020 medallists, RBC Training Ground alumni and strong contingent of Beijing 2022 hopefuls

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  • New RBC Olympians roster includes Tokyo 2020 medallists, RBC Training Ground alumni and strong contingent of Beijing 2022 hopefuls
    TORONTO, Oct. 14, 2021 /CNW/ - Today, 55 elite Canadian athletes were announced as part of the 2021-2023 RBC Olympians roster.
  • The RBC Olympians program is a national initiative that provides support to Canadian athletes, helping them succeed in international competition, and as they transition into life after sport.
  • The 2021-2023 RBC Olympians roster includes nine RBC Olympians who were discovered through RBC Training Ground, a national talent identification and athlete funding program designed to uncover and support Next Generation athletes with Olympic potential.
  • "We are incredibly proud to welcome a new roster of RBC Olympians to Team RBC ahead of Beijing 2022," said Matt McGlynn, Vice-President, Brand Marketing, RBC.

PGA TOUR® 2K21 Baller Edition Teeing Off This October

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 1:00pm

The Baller Edition also features the 2K/adidas CODECHAOS MyPLAYER Pack featuring adidas CODECHAOS BOA golf shoes and custom 2K/adidas gear, including a sport performance polo, Ultimate365 pants, and tour hat, designed by adidas Golf exclusively for PGA TOUR 2K21.

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  • The Baller Edition also features the 2K/adidas CODECHAOS MyPLAYER Pack featuring adidas CODECHAOS BOA golf shoes and custom 2K/adidas gear, including a sport performance polo, Ultimate365 pants, and tour hat, designed by adidas Golf exclusively for PGA TOUR 2K21.
  • In addition to the PGA TOUR 2K21 Baller Edition, both new and existing PGA TOUR 2K21 players will enjoy new monthly multiplayer playlist courses*** created in the PGA TOUR 2K21 Course Designer by a group of international content creators, including Americans VctryLnSprts and Mattf27, Canadians Crazycanuck1985 and Arctic Fury, b101design from the United Kingdom, and New Zealander Energ1zer.
  • PGA TOUR 2K21 Baller Edition is rated E for Everyone by the ESRB.
  • For more information on PGA TOUR 2K21 Baller Edition and 2K, visit PGATOUR2K21.com , become a fan on Facebook , follow the game on Twitter and Instagram using the hashtag #PGATOUR2K21 or subscribe on YouTube .

Spikes Asia Awards 2022 Announces the Integration of the Tangrams Awards and Launch of the Strategy & Effectiveness Spike

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 4:33am

- Three new awards added: Strategy & Effectiveness Spike, Creative Data Spike, and Social & Influencer Spike.

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  • - Three new awards added: Strategy & Effectiveness Spike, Creative Data Spike, and Social & Influencer Spike.
  • The winners of the Spikes Asia Awards will be announced in March 2022 along with the return of Spikes Asia x Campaign Asia: The Experience.
  • Responding to the growing correlation of creativity and effectiveness, the programme has gradually aligned with Spikes in recent years, with 2022 seeing the full integration of the Tangrams Awards categories into the Spikes Asia Awards.
  • For queries on Spikes Asia Awards, please send an email to awards@spikes.asia
    For queries on the Young Spikes Competitions and Spikes Asia Academy, please email: RyhnL@spikes.asia

Dormie Network Helps Fight Congenital Heart Defects with Donation to Cameron Steinberg Foundation Annual Golf Fundraiser

Monday, October 11, 2021 - 2:00pm

Entrants were asked to nominate a golf tournament fundraiser for a $10K donation, and were entered to win their own one-year private golf membership and $10K to spend onsite.

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  • Entrants were asked to nominate a golf tournament fundraiser for a $10K donation, and were entered to win their own one-year private golf membership and $10K to spend onsite.
  • The 2nd Annual Cameron Steinberg Foundation Golf Classic is slated for May 23, 2022, and will benefit the Cameron Morgan Steinberg Research Fund and the forthcoming Comprehensive Single Ventricle Clinic at C.S.
  • Mott Childrens Hospital, in hopes of finding cures and treatments for congenital heart defects.
  • The Cameron Steinberg Foundation was established in the memory of Cameron Steinberg, who lost her battle with Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome (HLHS) as an infant in 2018.

CAF BRINGS BACK HIGH FIVES AND FINISH LINES TO REUNITE THE COMMUNITY AND RAISE MILLIONS OF DOLLARS FOR ATHLETES WITH PHYSICAL CHALLENGES

Thursday, October 7, 2021 - 3:58pm

This community weekend features an extraordinary series of events that bring together supporters, spectators, volunteers and athletes to support athletes with physical challenges.

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  • This community weekend features an extraordinary series of events that bring together supporters, spectators, volunteers and athletes to support athletes with physical challenges.
  • The annual event showcases the inspirational athletic spirit of challenged athletes competing side-by-side with able-bodied athletes.
  • There are also virtual options for anyone looking to set an athletic challenge and raise funds for CAF.
  • Sponsors of the weekends events include:
    The Challenged Athletes Foundation (CAF) is a world leader in helping people with physical challenges lead active, healthy lifestyles.

Slinger Announces Expansion into Brazil

Thursday, October 7, 2021 - 12:50pm

BALTIMORE, Oct. 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Slinger Bag (OTCQB: SLBG) ("Slinger" or the "Company"), a sports brand focused on innovating game improvement technology and equipment, with the vision to become a connected sports company, today announced its entry into the Brazilian tennis market through an exclusive distribution partnership with DLD. Founded in 1994, DLD is a sporting goods import and trading company and currently represents leading tennis brands such as HEAD and PENN in Brazil, specializing in national distribution and marketing.

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  • Brazilian doubles tennis legend Bruno Soares, a six-time Grand Slam champion in doubles and avid Slinger Bag user, is looking forward to introducing Slinger to his home country.
  • It is very exciting to see Slinger come to my home country of Brazil, saidBruno Soares.
  • The Slinger Bag is available to order now - to find out more about Slinger Bag, visit https://slingerbag.com .
  • Slinger is initially focused on building its brand within the global tennis market, through its Slinger Bag Tennis Ball Launcher and Accessories.